Older Persons


housing for elderly in tramore

Research into the needs of the Older Persons in Tramore was originally carried out.
A professional Statistician, Cormac Forkan was employed to prepare a questionnaire which was circulated to the older population of Tramore. The results were interpreted and published in a report entitled “Understanding the Needs of ……….

  • This report showed……….
  • A separate sub-group was formed in 2005. Tramore Voluntary Housing Association (TVHA) is now a limited Company with Charitable Status. It is a …………
  • A suitable site was identified in Ballycarnane in Tramore. A sheltered housing project was designed that took account of all of the research findings. Full planning permission was granted for 18 houses, including 1 Caretaker Unit and a Community Centre. TVHA hope that construction of the project will begin in 2017.